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the results from CT scan

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Chris17
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Study Result

Impression

IMPRESSION:
CT chest: No findings suspicious for malignancy.

CT abdomen pelvis: Multiple prominent in number and mildly enlarged lymph nodes of the retroperitoneum predominantly the left retroperitoneum with largest conglomerate lymph node mass of likely 2 lymph nodes measuring 1.5 x 1.4 cm.

Narrative

CT CHEST ABDOMEN PELVIS W CONTRAST November 27, 2018 11:45 AM

INDICATIONS:
history of follicular lymphoma

COMPARISON:
No priors are available

TECHNIQUE:
Axial images were obtained through the chest abdomen pelvis after the uneventful intravenous administration of 1 cc contrast

RADIATION:
DLP = 1888 mGy-cm: DLP means Dose Length Product, a radiation dose metric that does not report the individual patient dose but is a reference value related to the radiation output of the scanner used for this exam.

Automated exposure control was utilized as a radiation dose lowering technique.

FINDINGS:
CT chest: The lungs are clear. The heart is not enlarged without pericardial effusion. No enlarged thoracic lymph nodes are seen. Mild atherosclerotic calcification of the descending aorta and distal aortic arch.

CT abdomen pelvis: The liver, spleen, pancreas, kidneys, and adrenal glands are unremarkable. The small bowel is of normal caliber. Diverticulosis. The appendix is within normal limits. The bladder is not optimally distended. Moderate atherosclerotic 
calcifications of the infrarenal aorta and bilateral common E a common iliac vessels. There are prominent and mildly enlarged lymph nodes of the retroperitoneum predominantly of the left retroperitoneum. The largest conglomerate lymph node mass measures 
approximately 1.5 x 1.4 cm as seen on series 6, image 50. Degenerative changes are seen.

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illead
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Sounds good to me!  I'm sure you are very happy and relieved.  Bill just got his pet results and everything is clear.  We call this our little window of being carefree LaughingCool

My best,

Becky

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lindary
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Two great pieces of news and the perfect time to get such news

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Max Former Hodg...
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So true, Linda.

I'm happy for Chris and Bill, two folks who have been in the fight a long time.

max

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